Heres what were enjoying ahead of Fridays trading action.
— U.S. stock futures edged lower Friday, putting the S&P 500 on track to end the week with muted gains after notching its ninth record closing high for 2021.
Futures connected to the S&P 500 slipped 0.3%, indicating a drop after the opening bell. Contracts connected to the Nasdaq-100 Index edged down 0.3%, recommending that innovation stocks may likewise slip. Read our complete market wrap.
Whats Coming Up– The University of Michigans customer belief index for the opening weeks of February, due at 10 a.m. ET, is expected to inch as much as 80.8 from 79.0 at the end of January.
Market Movers to Watch– All hail Baby Yoda. Walt Disney shares were up 0.9% ahead of the bell after the entertainment giant reported a first-quarter profit, as its flagship streaming service, Disney+, added more than 21 million new customers throughout the period. However the pandemic continued to zap outcomes in the companys movie-distribution and theme-park sectors.